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Weekly Alibi
 Jun 11 - 17, 2009 
In this year's Pride issue, find a complete schedule of Pride events both on and off the fairgrounds. Then hear what the creator of the LGBT rainbow flag has to say.
NEWS/OPINION
The Duke City Derby's Muñecas Muertas tanned the hides of the Dallas Derby Devils. A high school LGBT activist engenders pride in fellow youth. And why you shouldn't just toss your old TV into a landfill.
Websclusive: Answer Me This
Nerd up on your news knowledge right here!
Websclusive: Derby’s Bold Brutes
Action shots from the game.
MUSIC
Two Women's Voices concerts feature divas devoid of the vain, self-absorbed, autocratic airs the title implies. And Albuquerque's own BrokeNCYDE catapults to nationwide popularity with its critically despised hybrid of crunk and screamo.
FOOD
Blades Bistro in Placitas offers roasted beats bathed in balsamic vinegar, a robust French onion soup and salads for people who don't like salad.
FILM & TV
The stark historical drama Hunger is interested in details, turning the smallest of gestures, actions and words into moments of soul-rattling import. Meanwhile, you'd better get ready for even more hospital-based drama on the tube.
ARTS/LIT
Yjastros Flamenco Repertory Company shows off its entire catalogue in Blanco, Rojo y Negro. Plus, must-read LGBT books.

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The Daily Word in biker brawls, dream burritos, coked up trannies and animal mosh pits

The Daily Word

A couple of coked up transvestites were involved in a shootout near the NSA headquarters.

According to Amtrak, the Southwest Chief is still going to run through New Mexico, despite previous plans to exclude the state.

There was a shootout at Applebee's on Academy last night involving two rival biker "clubs." Witnesses refused to cooperate with investigators. It probably didn't go quite like this:

The “Daily Show” has a new host.

Selfie sticks have been banned at two of the nation’s largest music festivals.

Scientists and artists are working together to better discern patterns in digital data.

Here’s how our brains help us bounce back from a nasty breakup.

When it comes to Scientology and real estate, there’s no such thing as too big.

Recent DNA testing confirms infidelity in Richard III’s lineage.

Burritos of the stars.

Check out these animal mosh pits.

Warren Beatty turns 78 today!

sign of the times photo contest
sign of the times photo contest

Sign of the times: Our weekly Instagram photo contest winner

Each week we reward one passionate Alibi reader-slash-Instagrammer with $10 in Alibi Bucks. Alibi Bucks can help you get anything from tickets to Naked Food Fair to a sandwich at Cafe Lush and each week we have new deals to spend your bucks on.

This week we asked you to tag us in pictures of your favorite Albuquerque signs and you posted some pretty killer retro signs.

Our second runner up, gq.ninja posted this awesome old school KOB sign. The vintage simplicity is really a sign of the times and we love the bare tree branches in the distance. Thanks for posting!

This week's winner is lettersfromburque's gorgeous picture of the Helen's Bakery sign. We love the backdrop of our dreamy Albuquerque skies and the vibrant turquoise cross against the weathered white wooden sign. Thank you for posting! To collect your prize and Alibi Bucks email Amelia@alibi.com.

Stay tuned for next week's guidelines and if you don't already, follow us on Instagram!

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